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Dosi, the Ninth King of Hell

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Inscription

There are two inscriptions on the right and left.

Provenance

By 1917, Denman Waldo Ross (b. 1853 - d. 1935), Cambridge; 1917, gift of Ross to the MFA (Accession Date: January 18, 1917).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Ten Kings of Hell; The Ninth King Dosi

Korean, Joseon dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

153.0 x 111.1 cm (60 1/4 x 43 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.87

Medium or Technique

Colors on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings